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Apple and China Mobile deal is a go, carrier to get iPhone starting January 17th with pre-registration starting December 25th

If you happen to be a China Mobile subscriber, or someone who has been looking to switch to the largest carrier in the world, then Apple has a Christmas present for you. Cupertino and Beijing have just announced that the partnership will officially begin offering the two newest iPhones on China Mobile’s 3G and 4G network starting January 17th, 2014. That’s…

Microsoft decides to go after iPad mini in latest ad

Microsoft has been on this ad campaign of finding different things Windows 8 tablets do that iPads do not. Well, those have consisted only of the iPad so far, but now Microsoft is going after the iPad mini in the latest ad (above). The ad shows the Acer Iconia W3, an 8.1 inch tablet running Windows 8. It shows how the Windows 8 tablet can play Halo, run the…

Angry Birds Go! teased by Rovio

Rovio seems to have something new up its sleeves, and it decided now was the time to release a teaser site for what looks to be a new game that will be named “Angry Birds Go!” The new game looks to be a racing game, as when you go to the site you are greeted with “Ready, Set, Go!” before seeing what is presumably a “Angry Bird” speeding down what looks to…

Report: iCloud facility in Reno ready to go online

Adding to the data center already found in North Carolina, one that has been in construction near Reno, NV looks to be ready to light up in Reno Technology Park. This is the 4th major server farm that Apple here in the states. This building currently in place in Reno (see pictures in gallery below, via AppleInsider) has large fan vents on either side that…

FCC: T-Mobile/MetroPCS merger is a go

  If you have been listening to the Metro PCS/T-Mobile merger news, than you will want to pay close attention to this. The FCC has just approved the merger of the two cellular network providers, and according to TmoNews, the only thing left on the agenda before officially merging is a Metro PCS shareholders meeting which will take place in…

Number of babies named after Apple, Siri, and Mac increase in 2012

This made me laugh, honestly. According to BabyCenter’s most recent list of baby name usage, the name “Apple” jumped 585 positions for girl’s names, 15% over last year’s place. For boys, the name “Mac” rose 12% over last year. You can’t forget Siri, Apple’s digital assistant, who saw a rise of 5% in girl’s names. Like I said, this news just kind of made…